Donaldson reports District COVID-19 numbers

Hannah Shoffitt, News and Opinion Editor

As of the 23 of March, 3 students and 0 staff members have COVID-19 at LHS and have been sent home. According to the Superintendent, Dr. Donaldson, a total of 7 students and 1 staff member is infected in the Lewiston School District. Since the beginning of the school year, August 26, 115 staff members as well as 179 students have returned from quarantine.
Superintendent Dr. Robert Donaldson holds the power to change the school’s to different phases based on COVID numbers. In an email sent in December, he says the superintendent has the power to “rapidly exercise judgment and discretion to implement requirements and protocols based on current trends of the virus within the District.”